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Once A Fighter Pilot / Edition 1
     

Once A Fighter Pilot / Edition 1

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by Jerry Cook
 

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ISBN-10: 0071399208

ISBN-13: 9780071399203

Pub. Date: 04/26/2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

* The true adventure tales of a U.S. Air Force fighter who flew more than 400 combat hours while on duty in Vietnam

* Provides a rare insider's glimpse into the world of the flying elite, detailing their education, training, emotions, and day to day experiences

* Poignant, sometimes funny, brutally honest, always exciting, and an eye-opening look at one of the

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* The true adventure tales of a U.S. Air Force fighter who flew more than 400 combat hours while on duty in Vietnam

* Provides a rare insider's glimpse into the world of the flying elite, detailing their education, training, emotions, and day to day experiences

* Poignant, sometimes funny, brutally honest, always exciting, and an eye-opening look at one of the most tumultuous eras in U.S. history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071399203
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
04/26/2002
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,381,798
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.66(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Kid's Dream
Where do I sign?
Welcome to the Air Force. Now, forward march!
Finally, airplanes
God's country
The boss's daughter
The Honor Code
Merry Christmas
The Honor Code, again
Descend lower
Aaa-haaa, San Antoine!
Number one?
Chase me back to town
Jets
Timing is everything
Mississippi Luftwaffe
What about my eyes?
Sabre
I wonder where in the world we're goin'?
Get your kicks on Route 66
Laredo by the sea
I'm your instructor: I'm here to learn.
Explosure decompression
What next?
Wanna trade?
If you haven't done it yet, you will
The great white hunter
Time kills?
Fear of flying
Failure, fun and higher learning
The screaming mimi
Fine feathered friends?
True class
Instructor follies
Still a mystery
One a day in Tampa Bay
School days
A lifesaver, a killer
Receiver ready!
There will be no accidents!
Ours is not to question why! (Don't bother politicians with facts)
Armed Forces Day
Mom's max performance club
Go get him
(and more...)

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Once A Fighter Pilot 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
As my husband and I are involved in aviation, really enjoyed this book. It took my husband back to his aviation traning days in the Navy. It helped me understand what military pilots go through.